These Games are no longer some village competition with a hometown audience that you can please with a cooee and a wobbleboard. For this reason, it gets a guernsey in the Australian National Dictionary.
Mechanisation had finally reached the open-range country. It was his fifth and final foul, the final act in his college career, and the final stand for Virginia team that toed the line of perfection for four months.Seed Germination - #aumsum #kids #education #science #seeds
Roads or tracks covered with bulldust may be a hazard for livestock and vehicles, which can become bogged in it. Bingle is first recorded in the 1940s. The abbreviation Aussie is a typical example of the way Australians abbreviate words and then add the -ie or -y suffix.
A sweet biscuit typically containing rolled oats and golden syrup. In earlier days the request was often ladies a plate , sometimes followed by gentlemen a donation. Bush Week? Wilson's colt Merman, who, like Hova, was comparatively friendless at barrier rise. And further: My cobber, here, used to sing in opera.
The Australian form geek appears as a verb in Cornish meaning 'to peep, peer, spy', and this is likely to be the same word as the northern keek. Although the name New Holland continued alongside it for some time, by 1861 William Westgarth noted that 'the old term New Holland may now be regarded as supplanted by that happier and fitter one of Australia'. The way these bloody Nips go on. In pre-decimal currency days the larger the denomination, the bigger the banknote.
And so it came to mean 'an idler, one who makes little effort'. The Romance of Plant Life G. Snake and the bushy heads of the bad Banksia men'.